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Minor Canons' Row, Rochester

Description: Minor Canons' Row

Grade: I
Date Listed: 24 October 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 173135

OS Grid Reference: TQ7423568444
OS Grid Coordinates: 574235, 168444
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3883, 0.5027

Location: 1 King's Orchard, Strood, Medway ME1 1SR

Locality: Rochester
County: Medway
Country: England
Postcode: ME1 1SR

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Listing Text

TQ 7468 SW
9/202 Nos 1-7 Minor
Canons' Row
Row of houses built for the minor canons of Rochester Cathedral.
1736. Brick, with Kent tile hipped roofs. Each house with
entrance and stair to left, under double valley roofs, with one
large stack to alternate ridges. 3 storeys and basement with
area. Each house with a 3-window front; parapet with dentilled
cornice; plat band between floor. 12-pane hornless sash windows
with exposed frames under rubbed brick flat arches throughout.
Doorways (approached by steps) with simple moulded surround,
canopy, panelled door and rectangular overlight. Rear: 2nd
floor: 2-light casement windows with transom and glazing bars;
1st floor: 12-pane sashes under depressed window arches. Some

Listing NGR: TQ7422068455

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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